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Samuel Ashbury Papers

Biography

This collection consists of materials relating to Samuel E. Asbury. He was born in 1872 and arrived in Texas in 1904. He was assistant state chemist of Texas for 45 years. He began working on a project where history would be intensified through its mixture with verse, music and acting. The majority of the items relate to this project.

Provenance

The items in his collection were originally part of the Lake Collection and include correspondence with Mary Daggett Lake.

Scope and Contents Note

The collection consists of one box of miscellaneous materials.

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Last updated: Oct. 3, 2014